J Subst Abuse Treat 2021 Jul 25;126:108338. Epub 2021 Feb 25.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital, 4940 Eastern Ave, A121, Baltimore, MD 21224, United States; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Health, Behavior and Society, 24 N. Broadway, Hampton House 737, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States. Electronic address:
Background And Aims: Many jail facilities provide limited access to medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD) for pregnant people with opioid use disorder (OUD), despite it being the standard of care. We aim to explore the perspectives of opioid treatment providers (OTPs) on access to MOUD for pregnant people while incarcerated and postincarceration.
Methods: We conducted 16 semistructured phone interviews with providers and administrators representing 16 unique OTPs in various U. Read More